Karin Blum, Chief Development Officer

Karin is responsible for leading the overall development strategy and function at JVS, working closely with the CEO, Board of Directors and senior staff. Previously, Karin was Senior Director of Development at Boston Children’s Museum, where she managed all aspects of individual giving, as well as the Museum’s membership programs. Her fundraising experience includes positions at Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Lesley University and Harvard Hillel. She is a member of Women in Development, has held volunteer positions with the Association of Fundraising Professionals and Council for Advancement and Support of Education, and has been a member of Planned Giving Group of New England.

Karin received a BA from Rice University. She is an active member and former officer of her synagogue, and serves as co-chair of her town’s Local Cultural Council.

Email: KBlum@jvs-boston.org